Three worksheets to use when teaching your students how to add and subtract fractions.
Use these worksheets to enable your students to practice adding and subtracting fractions with like and unlike denominators.
The worksheets include a variety of addition and subtraction questions, as well as word problems.
Answers for teachers are also provided.
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Common Core State Standards alignment
- Grade 4 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Build fractions from unit fractions > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.NF.B.3 > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.NF.B.3.A
Understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining and separating parts referring to the same whole....
- Grade 4 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Build fractions from unit fractions > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.NF.B.3 > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.NF.B.3.C
Add and subtract mixed numbers with like denominators, e.g., by replacing each mixed number with an equivalent fraction, and/or by using properties of operations and the relationship between addition and subtraction....
- Grade 5 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.NF.A.1
Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators (including mixed numbers) by replacing given fractions with equivalent fractions in such a way as to produce an equivalent sum or difference of fractions with like denominators. For example, 2/3 + 5...
- Grade 5 > Standards for Mathematical Practice > Number & Operations - Fractions > Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions > CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.NF.A.2
Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions referring to the same whole, including cases of unlike denominators, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem. Use benchmark fractions and number s...
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